Bonjour Bastille Day!

Sunday, July 15, 2018
Free, rain or shine!

There’s no one better than Barbette to pay homage to the national French celebration. For 15 years it’s been voila! As guests are transported to France for an afternoon of frites, drink and entertainment. Featuring MC Foxy Tann, Jeremy MessersmithJØUR, Static Panic, Black WidowsNadine DuBois & Les Folies Risque, Doula Soul CollectiveThe Brass Messengers, Infiammati Fire Circus, The Aviary & FlyGirl Productions, Circus Juventas, Epitome No Question, Picnic Operetta, a local artist market, and more! A portion of the event proceeds benefit Be The Match.   Loved by all and supported loyally by local partners including New Belgium Brewing, 89.3 The Current, City Pages, Sociable Cider, Pendleton, Jaume Serra Cristalino, Pamp Fizz, Olcaviana, Lillet, Circus JuventasThrifty Hipster, Yelp!Eureka Recycling, and Mpls Tap Water.

Serving picnic eats and MN Nice Cream!


A portion of event proceeds will benefit Be The Match. For those diagnosed with blood cancers like leukemia, a cure exists. Be The Matchmanages the largest marrow registry in the world connecting patients to donors. By supporting Be The Match, you are giving hope to thousands of patients in need of a transplant. Learn more about Be The Match and the registry:

Bastille Day has been zero waste for 8 years thanks to our partnership with Eureka Recycling! Through careful planning and the participation of everyone attending, this event can generate no waste. By eliminating, reusing, recycling and composting all the discards generated here, we are greatly reducing our impact on the environment! 

This is a hot asphalt event, leave your dogs at home!

Interested in partnering with us? Contact for sponsor information!